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Motor Sports News

Oct 18

United States Grand Prix: Can Hamilton wrap up title at ‘little jewel’ Austin?

Lewis Hamilton stands on the brink of a fourth world title and can get the job done at one of the best race weekends of the season.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/41614621

Oct 17

Take two: Mir looks to take the throne in Australia

After an unpredictable Japanese GP, the Championship leader has his second chance to wrap up the title

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Oct 17

The duel heads Down Under: can history repeat itself?

Morbidelli and Lüthi arrive in Australia just 19 points apart – and battled on the Island last season

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2017/10/16/the-duel-heads-down-under-can-history-repeat-itself/242850

Oct 17

Eye of the Storm: Marquez vs Dovizioso fires up the Island

Closer than ever, the crusade for the crown arrives at one of the most breathtaking venues in the world: Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2017/10/17/eye-of-the-storm-marquez-vs-dovizioso-fires-up-the-island/242862

Oct 17

Robert Kubica: Polish driver has ‘productive’ second Williams test

Robert Kubica completes a “productive” a second day of testing for Williams as the team assess his chances of making a comeback to F1.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/41653907

Oct 17

Marquez and Pedrosa visit Astra Honda Factory Indonesia

The Repsol Honda riders give their support to the #Cari_Aman Safety Riding Campaign

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2017/10/17/marquez-and-pedrosa-visit-astra-honda-factory-indonesia/242880

Oct 17

Maria Herrera replaces injured Arenas at Aspar

Spaniard steps in to ride at Phillip Island and Sepang

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2017/10/17/maria-herrera-replaces-injured-arenas-at-aspar/242868

Oct 16

Pedrosa: “I was completely sideways and had no control”

The Little Samurai was forced to retire in the Japanese GP

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2017/10/16/pedrosa-i-was-completely-sideways-and-had-no-control/242785

Oct 16

Crutchlow: “I highsided off throttle”

Difficult weekend and disappointing race for the rider from Coventry

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2017/10/16/crutchlow-i-highsided-off-throttle/242844

Oct 16

Lorenzo on Zarco move: “He thinks he’s on the Playstation”

The Ducati and Tech 3 riders had a close call in the Japanese GP

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2017/10/16/lorenzo-on-zarco-move-he-thinks-he-s-on-the-playstation/242792

Oct 16

Aquaplaning leaves Aleix Espargaro disappointed with P7

Aprilia rider was at the top throughout wet practice, but found the race tougher going as conditions worsened

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2017/10/16/aquaplaning-leaves-aleix-espargaro-disappointed-with-p7/242828

Oct 16

Hamilton was a ‘weird’ team-mate but has ‘become a bit of a statesman’ – Button

In his new autobiography, Jenson Button says he was “never really friends” with Lewis Hamilton during their time at McLaren.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/41528046

Oct 16

Broc Parkes replaces Folger for Phillip Island

Australian rider steps in for his home race at Monster Yamaha Tech 3

Permanent link to this article: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2017/10/16/broc-parkes-replaces-folger-for-phillip-island/242790

Oct 16

F1 gossip: Hamilton, Rosberg, Lauda, Alonso, Raikkonen, Pirelli

Hamilton and Rosberg were threatened with contract release says Lauda, Alonso has no regrets over career choices, plus more

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/41633309

Oct 15

Iannone and Rins take stunning top five for Suzuki

Impressive race for the Hamamatsu factory on home turf

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Oct 15

Difficult day for Yamaha at Motegi

Rossi crashes out, with Viñales suffering grip issues to take ninth

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